The Best Wartime Cookie You've Never Heard Of (Maybe) Recipe

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Ingredients (9)

  • 1 cup rolled oats (do not use quick-cooking or instant)
  • 1 cup whole-wheat flour
  • 3/4 cup brown sugar
  • 3/4 cup shredded sweetened coconut
  • 1 cup trail mix (mine was Bear Naked brand, with dried crans, chocolate chips, pumpkin seeds and cashews)
  • 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons maple syrup or honey
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 2 tablespoons boiling water

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